Explosion in USA on November 18 2018 02:18 PM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Safety General emergency and public safety
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EX-20181118-65481-USA
Event type Explosion
Date/Time November 18 2018 02:18 PM (UTC)
Last update November 18 2018 02:21 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent North-America
Country USA
County / State State of Idaho
Area US Ecology Idaho, Inc. (hazardous waste site)
Settlement Grand View
Coordinate 43.07, -116.26

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 1
Injured person(s) 3
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0